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The Mass Explained

by Moroney, James P.

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2008
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An introduction to the new Roman Missal, illustrated
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9789788994210
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History and theology of the Eucharist; description of various roles of priest, deacon, et al. Glossary.
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An Introduction to Philosphical Inquiry: Contemporary and Classical Sources

by Margolis, Joseph

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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$29.95

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Most the essays in this anthology are classics. The editor, Joseph Margolis of Temple University, has provided important readings for an introduction to philosophy. Introductions by the editor make clear how the articles relate to one another and to the topics of primary interest. After each set of selections, the editor has added a bibliography for further… Read more
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Marian Thoughts

by Benedict XVI, Pope

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2008
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New
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9780899421179
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Originally published in Italian, this little book provides large-print reflections on the Virgin Mary, collected from remarks of Pope Benedict XVI. There is a useful introduction by Father Ermes Maria Ronchi, OSM. The book is illustrated with beautiful, four-color icons of Mary.
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Handbook of the Mass

by Garneau, Jean-Yves

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2008
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9780899421070
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In 100 numbered paragraphs, the author goes through the Mass, describing each part in detail.  He gives spiritual and theological meaning to the liturgy, especially for children and adolescents, directly and clearly.  Several line drawings provide effective illustrations.  This booklet was originally published in French-speaking Canada; it was translated into English by Father Neil Xavier O'Donoghue. 64 pages.
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From Age to Age: How Christians Have Celebrated the Eucharist

by Foley, Edward

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Published
1991
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New
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9780929650418
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$18.00

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In this book, the author details the history of the Christian Eucharist, the Mass, from its beginnings in Jewish liturgy to the present. Father Foley, OFM, Cap., does not deal just with the texts of the Mass; he also provides extensive commentary on architecture, music, and sacred vessels. This book is profusely illustrated with drawings, maps, music, and… Read more
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Seeking God's Face: Faith in an Age of Perplexity

by Thelle, Notto R.

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2008
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New
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9780809145157
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$14.95

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The author, Notto Thelle, offers this book as a spiritual antidote to our alienated world by inviting the reader to a personal encounter with God. Faith is described as a spacious landscape in which one can breathe freely. Faith engages, says the author, the rich imagery of the Bible, in order to help the individual find orientation without… Read more
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A Concise Dictionary of Theology

by O'Collins, S.J., Gerald

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Published
1991
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Very Good
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9780809132355
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Corners of the book are a bit worn. Otherwise, it's in very good condition. This is an ecumenical, Christian dictionary, sensitive to Judaism, Islam, and Eastern religions. There are more than 1000 entries.
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Responses to 101 Questions on Catholic Social Teaching

by Himes, OFM, Kenneth R

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Published
2001
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New
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9780809140428
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Part of the popular "Responses to 101 Questions Series," this book provides basic information about Catholic social teaching. The author summarizes what major documents say about life, political, economic, and social. The language is accessible and accurate. The author, Father Kenneth R. Hines, OFM, is professor of moral theology at Washington Theological Union. He is also a past president… Read more
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Summa: Volume 2 of 3

by Aquinas, Thomas

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Published
1947
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Very Good
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$79.95

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Of the Summa Theologica, this is the Second Part of the Second Part, QQ 1-189, and the Third Part, QQ 1-90. The whole work is published in three volumes; this is the second. The subtitle says that this book is "literally translated by the Fathers of the English Dominican Province." With durable, smyth-sewn binding, as well as good quality paper, this… Read more
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Hearing Past the Pain: Why White Catholic Theologians Need Black Theology

by Nilson, Jon

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2007
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In the author's view, Black theology is still marginalized. The author outlines reasons for this fact, such as residential segregation in the urban North, the ideal of assimilation, the impact of the Second Vatican Counci, and the separatist tone of Black theology. Using the work of Bernard Longergan and David Tracy, the author argues that Catholic theology itself… Read more
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Teihlhard de Chardin: The Divine Miieu Explained: A Spirituality for the 21st Century

by Savary, Louis M

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2007
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During the twentieth century, Jesuit priest-scientist Pierre Teilhard de Chardin developed a truly innovative spirituality. By integrating evolution and science into the spiritual life, Teilhard presented a new way of understanding the Word of God. This book is a spiritual guide for the day-by-day use of Teilhard's ideas. The author, Louis Savary, holds doctorates in both mathematical statistics applied… Read more
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All Your Waves Swept over Me: Looking for God in Natural Disasters

by de Flon, Nancy, and Wallace, James A.

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2007
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9780809145027
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This book is the work of nine authors, each of whom writes from the perspective of his or her discipline. Each offers a personal reflection on where God might be sought in the forces of nature. Each chapter ends with questions, to help focus thinking on the subject matter in question.
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A Guide to the Our Father Today

by Gaffney, Leo

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Published
2006
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9780809144259
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This book offers scriptural, theological, historical, and personal reflections on the words and phrases of the Lord's Prayer. Each of the twelve chapters is divided into several parts, and each part offers a distinct perspective on the word of phrase under discussion. Each chapter concludes with a prayer and a suggested meditation. Study guides and questions are… Read more
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Great Mystics and Social Justice

by Rakoczy, Susan

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Published
2006
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New; excellent
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9780809143078
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Christianity is a call to a life of prayer and activism, says Susan Rakoczy, author of this book. The author traces the lives and writings of contemplatives who championed activism, political, religious, and social. For example, she considers the life and work of Catherine of Siena, Ignatius of Loyola, Evelyn Underhill, Thomas Merton, Dorothy Day, and four South… Read more
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Immanuel: Experiencing Jesus as Man and God

by Witmer, John A

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Published
1998
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9780849913693
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Scripturally derived Christology. Protestant.
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Splendor of Accuracy, The

by Selling, Joseph A. and Jans, Jan

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Published
1994
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"This is far and away the best book on Veritatis Splendor." --Peter Hebblethwaite. The papal encyclical Veritatis Splendor (1993) proposes a model of moral theology based on the notion of universal and unchanging ethical principles that guide the Christian moral life. The encyclical also helps to clarify a number of questions about the moral teachings of the post-Vatican II Church. In… Read more
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Prayer and Community

by Schmidt, Herman

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Published
1970
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Volume 52 in the Concilium Series: an anthology. This book is especially concerned with liturgy prayer and its relationship to the local community.
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Liturgy in Transition

by Schmidt, Herman

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Published
1971
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Fair
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Volume 62 in the Concilium Series: an anthology.
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Meeting the Living God

by O'Malley, William J

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Published
1998
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As New
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9780809195763
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"Good humor, logic, and faith are all combined in this book. It should be a big help to teenagers seeking answers to the meaning of life and to their belief in God." --Religion Teacher's Journal. This volume is the third edition of a book that has sold more than 100,000 copies; it has been used in high schools in all… Read more
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Works of Saint Thomas of Villanova, The

by Villanova, Thomas of

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2001
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Edited by the late Father John E. Rotelle, O.S.A., this book provides an English translation of the works of St. Thomas of Villanova. There is a staple on the frontispiece; otherwise, the book is in excellent condition. 280 pages.
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